NI training session

The training programme below outlines the courses available to all members, with specific training for school and health and safety reps.

Upcoming sessions

INTO/NEU/UTU Webinar on Brief Absences

  • Wednesday 23 March 2022 (4pm – 5pm) via Zoom.

This one-hour webinar is the fourth in a series of webinars available to all members to inform/update them on important matters relating to their rights and responsibilities and teachers’ terms and conditions of employment generally.

Value My Skills course (duration: 3 hours)

  • Wednesday 30 March 2022 ( time and venue TBC).

The innovative and interactive Value My Skills course, delivered by an ICTU tutor, aims to help workers identify transferable skills. We have experiences and skills from all areas of our lives and this course will help you identify your strengths and areas for development. The course will take you through steps with clear instructions to identify and rate your skills, keep reflection notes, design an action plan and record your progress.

INTO/NEU/UTU Webinar on Protecting Your Professional Online Identity

  • Wednesday 27 April 2022  (4pm – 5pm) via Zoom.

This one-hour webinar is the fifth in a series of webinars available to all members to inform/update them on important matters relating to their rights and responsibilities and teachers’ terms and conditions of employment generally.

INTO/NEU/UTU Webinar on Maternity and Adoptive Leave

Thursday 19 May 2022 (4pm – 5pm) via Zoom

This one-hour webinar is the sixth in a series of webinars available to all members to inform/update them on important matters relating to their rights and responsibilities and teachers’ terms and conditions of employment generally.

INTO/NEU/UTU Webinar Paternity and Shared Parental Leave

  • Wednesday 25 May 2022 (4pm – 5pm) via Zoom.

This one hour webinar is the seventh in a series of webinars available to all members to inform/update them on important matters relating to their rights and responsibilities and teachers’ terms and conditions of employment generally.

INTO/NEU/UTU Webinar on Dealing with Assaults and Restraints

  • Wednesday 8 June 2022 (4pm – 5pm) via Zoom.

This one hour webinar is the eighth and last in a series of webinars available to all members to inform/update them on important matters relating to their rights and responsibilities and teachers’ terms and conditions of employment generally.

For school representatives

School Representative Induction Course

  • Wednesday 19 January 2022 (9.30am – 3.30pm) in INTO Northern Office Belfast

(NB: The venue may change depending on COVID restrictions at the time)

One day induction course, (in person) for NEW INTO/NEU/UTU School Representatives. Accredited School Representatives are entitled to the day out of school to attend trade union training. Substitute cover is not provided.

Follow up two-day training course for School Representatives

  • Tuesday 8 and Wednesday 16 March 2022 (9.30am – 3.30pm) in INTO Northern Office Belfast

(NB: The venue may change depending on COVID restrictions at the time)

This course is a follow up course to the one day induction course, (in person) for all INTO/NEU/UTU School Representatives and will deal with various agreed procedures for teachers, including Discipline and Grievance. Accredited School Representatives are entitled to the days out of school to attend trade union training. Substitute cover is not provided.

For health and safety representatives

ICTU Online training for INTO Health and Safety Representatives

The course will cover:

  • Rights, roles and functions of a H&S rep.
  • Covid-19 and the workplace.
  • Relevant protection legislation.
  • Understanding and carrying out risk assessments.

The course will be accredited by OCN at level 2 and learners must complete a workbook and some independent learning.

Registering for any of the above sessions and courses

To register for any of the above courses please email the NEU NI office with your name, school and contact details, indicating which course(s) you wish to attend. Numbers on some of the courses are limited and places will be allocated on a ‘first-come first-served basis’. You will be notified of your successful application by email. Links to online webinars will be forwarded prior to the event.

Past sessions and recordings

Presentation 

DE circular 1 

DE circular 2

Other NEU recordings

Hope you find these recordings useful.